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BASC raises key issues for shooting at Labour conference

The British Association for Shooting and Conservation (BASC) urged the Labour Party to listen to rural voters at a reception at the party’s annual conference in Brighton this weekend. Addressing shadow Environment Secretary Daniel Zeichner MP, BASC said those who live and work in Britain’s countryside should be listened to on issues such as the… Read more »

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Bold new vision places communities at the heart of deer management obligations

A new vision that will place communities at the centre of efforts to manage deer on publicly owned land in Scotland will be unveiled today (24 September) by a partnership of eleven leading deer management stakeholders. The partnership aims to institutionalise what is being described as ‘community integrated deer management’ by establishing more opportunities for… Read more »

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General election 2010: Gloucester goes Tory

By Aled Thomas Former Labour minister Parmjit Dhanda has lost his Gloucester seat to the man who once called him a four-letter word. Tory candidate Richard Graham has taken the seat after an enormous 8.9% swing from Labour to his party. He once appeared to call Mr Dhanda an obscene term on his blog, for… Read more »